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PHAIDRA – Digital collections

Botanists Portrait Collection

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Botanists Portrait Collection


The Botanists Portrait Collection consists of 2,380 portraits of Italian and foreign botanists dating from the second half of the seventeenth century through to the first half of the twentieth. The collection is made up of photographs (salt prints, albumen prints, aristotypes, platinotypes and gelatin prints), glass negatives, engravings, watercolours, drawings, paintings and photomechanical prints. The collection is preserved in the Padua Botanical Garden Library.


• graphic material, botanist, botany, portrait

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• Digitale-PUV46-Iconoteca-Botanici